Buddhism

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a religion represented by the many groups (especially in Asia) that profess various forms of the Buddhist doctrine and that venerate Buddha

the teaching of Buddha that life is permeated with suffering caused by desire, that suffering ceases when desire ceases, and that enlightenment obtained through right conduct and wisdom and meditation releases one from desire and suffering and rebirth

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An example of this practice can be seen inside the Buddhist monastery of Iva Bahi, Patan.
The President was also invited to view ancient Korean gardens surrounding the Buddhist monastery of Sunam Temple, which are found the vicinity of Suncheon city.
The next time an interviewer sets you a philosophical conundrum more suited to a Buddhist monastery than a position in sales, treat them to the sound of one hand slapping.
Born into a family of Tibetans who fled the Chinese occupation and raised in the shadow of a Buddhist monastery in Kathmandu, Dolma describes being beaten daily by her father and says her youth was "physically and emotionally painful".
It offers a timely description of the manifold contributions made by the Buddhist monastery as an institution in medieval China and Japan, and benefits its readers by helping them to understand the nature and function of such monasteries.
Natalia Luzuriaga caught "a touch of heaven" with this Buddhist monastery 12,000ft up the Himalayas in Tibet Pollution highlighted by this picture by Joao Vianna, of a plastic bag caught on a dolphin off Brazil Rolf Skrypzak spotted this rare eagle.
Trees were planted inside a Buddhist monastery on the eve of her birthday.
According to a recipe obtained from the Lotus Buddhist Monastery in Hawaii, this papaya-based product has a wide range of indications, including chronic constipation, chronic diarrhoea, flatulence and heartburn.
Tibetan Buddhist monks have turned out in force to help rescue efforts, although the town's main Buddhist monastery lay in ruins on a nearby hillside.
South Asia is one of the poorer regions of the world but has many renowned natural and cultural attractions, including the world's highest mountain and the Sacred Garden in Lumbini, Nepal, where Buddha was born, the Rumtek Buddhist Monastery in India's Sikkim state, and ancient monasteries and temples in western Bangladesh.
Recently emerged from five years of isolation at a Buddhist monastery, alleging he'd been swindled out of his fortune and was penniless.
IRISH drug addicts are travelling to a Buddhist monastery in Thailand for treatment to wean them off their deadly habit.
Author Marco Pallis was a student of language and visited one Buddhist monastery after another seeking Lamas, teachers of the faith.
The marchers, including 10 girls and some Tibetan leaders, were at a Buddhist monastery when police banned their trek.
The simple verse follow her imaginary adventures from the Taj Mahal to the Eiffel Tower and a Buddhist monastery.
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